Maps, charts, footnotes, research bits, The Birth of Jacky, L.A. Meyer biography, and other hopefully interesting things. Stuff not used in the final versions of the. Bloody Jack Adventures (12 Book Series) by L. A. Meyer Louis Meyer. All Formats Kindle Edition. From Book 1: Life as a ship’s boy aboard HMS Dolphin is a. Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. “I prays for deliverance,” confides Mary Faber, Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary ‘Jacky’ Faber, Ship’s Boy (Bloody Jack Adventures Book 1) eBook: L. A. Meyer: Kindle Store.

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The voice talent on l.a.myer audiobook is superb. I loved this book. And she will have to use every bit of her spirit, wit, and courage to keep the crew from discovering her secret.

Mary mengambil baju Charlie dan menggunakannya, serta tidak lupa menyelipkan sebuah belati Charlie di balik rompinya. If you build the character well, the reader will hear the words right without all the apostrophes. Sebuah jermal lepas pantai Cermin, Sumatera Utara bukan di tepi laut lagi pun pernah atau mungkin masih sampai sekarang, karena pada Septembermasih ditemukan 3 orang pekerja jermal dibawah 18 tahun menjadi tempat mempekerjakan anak-anak.

And in their ship there are, yes, charts. Does he think fiction is just making stuff up or something?

I greatly appreciated how the characters behaved in ways both true to their times and to their own experiences. He was also a painter and the author of two bloody picture books, and he and his wife owned an art gallery called Clair de Loon in Bar Harbor. Davy convinces them to all get earrings, which Jaimy and Jacky take as symbols of their love. Her voice stays with you long after you close the book. Sejak saat itu, dia menganggap hari itu sebagai yang yang mengerikan dalam hidupnya.


It is a coming of age book with a twist that is listed as a YA, but for me it was just an exciting adventure that I did not want to end. The infamous pirate, riverboat seductress, master… More.

Bloody Jack Series by L.A. Meyer

Meyer is best known as the author of the Bloody Jack novels. While serving as a lookout, Jacky spots land and alerts the crew, allowing them to beach the ship safely. As Jacky begins to mature, she creates a new uniform to hide the changes; in response, the captain orders her to make uniforms for all the boys. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Sep 07, Wanda rated it liked it Shelves: Well, this book has the same plotline, except the heroine more sensibly gets taken on as a ship’s boy when young and undernourished, and it actually deals with problems like going to the toilet, the very rare occasion on which she has to wash and later on, getting her period and not knowing that she isn’t dying!

But okay, it’s still a good story. Well, this book has the same plotline, except the heroine more sensibly gets taken on as a I thoroughly l.a.,eyer at least the first half of this, and enjoyed many bits after, so I’d rather give three and a half stars if I could They take the day, but she’s put off the ship in Boston to attend a school for young ladies.

Bloody Jack

From Mary’s rough start as a street kid in plague-ridden London in to her elaborate deception as Jack, a ship’s boy on the HMS Dolphin, I loved every minute. She is bold and smart and thoughtful and resourceful. It can do half a dozen things to not meet up with that boat.

Okay, we’re sailing, right? Sep 03, Sockich rated it it was ok Shelves: Time Out Book Club: The Jacl Books of Young adulthistorical novel. Soon after they arrive in Kingston, JamaicaJacky puts on a dress and goes on a date with Jaimy, only to be interrupted by the other boys. Also, Jacky was not the typical Mary-Sue that is often found in the pirate books and fan fiction, you know the one who runs off and WANTS to be a boy and completely dismisses women as pirates.


Tapi, tidak sedikit juga yang memang melakukan pekerjaan itu karena ingin membantu orang tau dalam memenuhi kebutuhan hidup keluarga, atau bisa juga karena mereka memang sudah tidak punya siapa-siapa lagi. Terutama Mary, dia takut geng yang lain akan merebut Mary karena Mary bisa menulis dan membaca, sesuatu yang sangat jarang dimiliki oleh anak-anak jalanan pada masa itu. Though much of the book is taken up with Mary’s efforts to camouflage her femininity, AND her struggle to hide her feelings for another ship’s boy, there’s plenty of action and treachery to keep things interesting.

Rapture of the Deep: And they have their ship.

Bloody Jack : Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary “Jacky” Faber, Ship’s Boy

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She takes his clothes and his shiv and heads off to find something more for herself. Jacky Faber, soldier, sailor, spy, and sometime p… More. Other books in this series. However, more recently the word “bloody” has become a comparatively mild expletive or intensifier.

Bloody Jack (novel) – Wikipedia

She thrives on steady meals and hard work. Singkat kata,Mary bergabung dengan Kapal Kerajaan Inggris yang sedang membutuhkan 6 anak laki-laki untuk dijadikan menjadi pesuruh kapal. If readers are looking for a rousing, swashbuckling tale of pirates and adventures on the high seas, this title falls short.